Like Ehrler, Monroe threw topwater throughout the event. Interestingly, he worked a frog into the mix, but his main bait was a walking bait from Paycheck called the Repo Man.

"I was fishing everything," he said. "The Repo Man was up under overhanging trees in the shade, across secondary and minor points. You had a lot of little points in the backs of pockets that had grass, and the fish were relating to the grass. I was just covering a lot of water. Complete Story